The table below looks at the statistics for Line Management skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Line Management over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Line Management
Rank 162 176 174
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Permanent jobs citing Line Management 2074 1742 1894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.85% 1.59% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 1.94% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1627 1317 1574
Average salary £50,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.80% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,739 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92095 89576 91817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.23% 81.81% 79.51%
Number of salaries quoted 75962 71840 78174
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Line Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Line Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Line Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Line Management
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Line Management within the UK.

Line Management Salary Trend in the UK

Line Management
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Line Management over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Line Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Line Management
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Line Management within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +22 1962 £52,500 - 179
London +8 685 £62,500 - 42
South East +26 450 £50,000 +4.16% 45
Yorkshire +27 198 £45,000 - 21
Berkshire +48 163 £50,000 -9.09% 14
East of England +14 158 £53,000 -7.82% 15
South West +49 156 £50,000 +25.00% 17
West Yorkshire +26 143 £43,164 -4.08% 17
North West +31 135 £40,000 -11.11% 15
City of London -25 130 £70,000 +7.69% 10
Leeds +12 107 £45,000 - 16
Surrey +19 106 £48,750 +8.33% 5
West Midlands -20 93 £47,500 -5.00% 18
Reading +43 88 £49,500 -13.91% 4
Hampshire -12 80 £40,750 -14.21% 8
Wiltshire +17 68 £50,500 +26.25% 4
Manchester 0 64 £47,250 -0.52% 7
East Midlands +35 60 £45,250 -4.73% 4
Swindon +31 53 £55,648 +39.11% 2
Scotland +12 50 £46,000 -8.00% 3
Hertfordshire +8 42 £65,000 +4.00% 4
North Yorkshire +28 36 £46,250 -5.12% 3
Cambridgeshire -5 35 £53,000 +26.19% 1
Cambridge +6 34 £53,000 +29.26% 1
Coventry +3 34 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Suffolk - 34 £50,000 - 3
Cheshire +5 33 £50,000 +12.35% 1
Bristol +24 32 £46,250 -8.41% 4
West Sussex +13 30 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Northamptonshire +9 30 £62,500 +104.91% 2

Line Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Line Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Line Management.

1 1204 (29.24%) Finance
2 973 (23.63%) Project Management
3 924 (22.44%) Agile Software Development
4 693 (16.83%) Mentoring
5 689 (16.74%) Microsoft
6 681 (16.54%) Degree
7 662 (16.08%) SQL
8 537 (13.04%) ITIL
9 532 (12.92%) Windows
10 502 (12.19%) Analytical Skills
11 465 (11.29%) SQL Server
12 443 (10.76%) .NET
13 442 (10.74%) MS Excel
14 429 (10.42%) Coaching
15 428 (10.40%) Stakeholder Management
16 412 (10.01%) Service Delivery
17 396 (9.62%) PRINCE2
18 384 (9.33%) Scrum
19 347 (8.43%) QA
20 344 (8.36%) Management Information System
21 341 (8.28%) Continuous Improvement
22 310 (7.53%) HTML
23 306 (7.43%) C#
24 305 (7.41%) People Management
25 299 (7.26%) Java
26 298 (7.24%) JavaScript
27 288 (7.00%) Linux
28 281 (6.83%) Oracle
29 275 (6.68%) E-Commerce
30 272 (6.61%) SLA

Line Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Line Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Line Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 160 (3.89%) SharePoint
2 119 (2.89%) MS Exchange
3 103 (2.50%) IIS
4 98 (2.38%) Apache
5 87 (2.11%) SAS
6 84 (2.04%) Tomcat
7 66 (1.60%) CMS
8 50 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2010
9 47 (1.14%) WebSphere
10 33 (0.80%) Lync
11 23 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
11 23 (0.56%) JBoss
12 22 (0.53%) Drupal
13 21 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
14 18 (0.44%) WordPress
14 18 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
15 17 (0.41%) nginx
16 16 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
17 15 (0.36%) WebLogic
18 14 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 442 (10.74%) MS Excel
2 250 (6.07%) MS Office
3 123 (2.99%) MS Project
4 63 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 62 (1.51%) MS Visio
6 30 (0.73%) SPSS
7 12 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
7 12 (0.29%) PowerPivot
8 11 (0.27%) Photoshop
9 9 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 7 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
11 6 (0.15%) FastStats
11 6 (0.15%) CATIA
12 5 (0.12%) InDesign
13 4 (0.097%) InfoPath
13 4 (0.097%) Maya
13 4 (0.097%) 3ds Max
14 3 (0.073%) Simulink
14 3 (0.073%) OmniGraffle
15 2 (0.049%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 21 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
2 20 (0.49%) Google Analytics
3 12 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (0.27%) SAP CO
4 11 (0.27%) Magento
5 10 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 10 (0.24%) SAP FI
6 9 (0.22%) WebTrends
6 9 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
6 9 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
6 9 (0.22%) SiteCatalyst
7 8 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
7 8 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 7 (0.17%) Agresso
8 7 (0.17%) ION MarketView
9 6 (0.15%) Visualfiles
9 6 (0.15%) Cognos Planning
10 5 (0.12%) Summit
10 5 (0.12%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 69 (1.68%) SaaS
2 51 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (0.83%) Office 365
4 20 (0.49%) IaaS
5 12 (0.29%) PaaS
6 11 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (0.19%) GitHub
8 5 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.12%) Force.com
9 1 (0.024%) Basecamp
9 1 (0.024%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.024%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 241 (5.85%) Firewall
2 152 (3.69%) Internet
3 149 (3.62%) WAN
4 146 (3.55%) LAN
5 109 (2.65%) DNS
6 108 (2.62%) TCP/IP
7 97 (2.36%) SAN
8 79 (1.92%) Network Security
9 76 (1.85%) VPN
10 66 (1.60%) MPLS
10 66 (1.60%) Cisco ASA
11 65 (1.58%) VoIP
12 64 (1.55%) Wireless
13 63 (1.53%) DHCP
14 46 (1.12%) Ethernet
14 46 (1.12%) BGP
15 44 (1.07%) OSPF
15 44 (1.07%) DSL
16 40 (0.97%) Intranet
17 39 (0.95%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 465 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 157 (3.81%) MySQL
3 148 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
4 126 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 118 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 114 (2.77%) Relational Database
7 95 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
8 71 (1.72%) Big Data
9 66 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 49 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
11 40 (0.97%) MongoDB
12 38 (0.92%) NoSQL
12 38 (0.92%) MS Access
12 38 (0.92%) RDBMS
13 36 (0.87%) OLAP
14 34 (0.83%) QlikView
15 32 (0.78%) Hadoop
16 30 (0.73%) Oracle Database
17 28 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
18 23 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 122 (2.96%) Visual Studio
2 102 (2.48%) Git (software)
3 97 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 87 (2.11%) Selenium
5 81 (1.97%) JIRA
6 51 (1.24%) QuickTest Pro
7 49 (1.19%) TeamCity
8 48 (1.17%) Subversion
9 46 (1.12%) JUnit
10 41 (1.00%) Jenkins
11 38 (0.92%) MSBuild
11 38 (0.92%) NUnit
12 30 (0.73%) Cucumber
13 24 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 22 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
15 21 (0.51%) WebDriver
16 18 (0.44%) Hudson
16 18 (0.44%) SpecFlow
17 17 (0.41%) SoapUI
17 17 (0.41%) ReSharper
General
1 1204 (29.24%) Finance
2 269 (6.53%) Telecoms
3 257 (6.24%) Marketing
4 234 (5.68%) Retail
5 207 (5.03%) Banking
6 145 (3.52%) Legal
7 78 (1.89%) Back Office
8 72 (1.75%) Publishing
9 68 (1.65%) Advertising
9 68 (1.65%) Law
10 63 (1.53%) Investment Banking
11 51 (1.24%) Financial Institution
12 48 (1.17%) Automotive
13 35 (0.85%) Electronics
14 33 (0.80%) Manufacturing
14 33 (0.80%) Games
14 33 (0.80%) Welsh Language
15 32 (0.78%) Billing
16 31 (0.75%) Local Government
17 25 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 481 (11.68%) Analyst
2 462 (11.22%) Team Leader
3 357 (8.67%) Project Manager
4 313 (7.60%) Developer
5 187 (4.54%) Architect
6 186 (4.52%) Development Manager
7 181 (4.40%) Business Analyst
8 178 (4.32%) Senior Manager
9 155 (3.76%) Service Manager
10 152 (3.69%) Test Manager
11 136 (3.30%) Senior Analyst
12 111 (2.70%) Programme Manager
13 110 (2.67%) Consultant
14 97 (2.36%) Delivery Manager
15 92 (2.23%) Support Analyst
16 83 (2.02%) Business Manager
17 82 (1.99%) Applications Support
18 80 (1.94%) Senior Business Analyst
18 80 (1.94%) Senior Developer
19 76 (1.85%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 443 (10.76%) .NET
2 310 (7.53%) HTML
3 245 (5.95%) CSS
4 186 (4.52%) Web Services
5 166 (4.03%) ASP.NET
6 155 (3.76%) XML
7 131 (3.18%) jQuery
8 102 (2.48%) HTML5
9 100 (2.43%) .NET Framework
10 87 (2.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 86 (2.09%) WCF
12 57 (1.38%) Spring
13 51 (1.24%) SOAP
14 48 (1.17%) Middleware
15 47 (1.14%) Ajax
15 47 (1.14%) J2EE
16 45 (1.09%) Hibernate
17 44 (1.07%) REST
18 41 (1.00%) LAMP
19 39 (0.95%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 502 (12.19%) Analytical Skills
2 344 (8.36%) Management Information System
3 139 (3.38%) User Experience
4 125 (3.04%) Computer Science
5 115 (2.79%) Mobile App
6 79 (1.92%) Open Source
7 73 (1.77%) Mathematics
8 59 (1.43%) PMI
9 50 (1.21%) NHS
10 47 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
11 43 (1.04%) Replication
12 42 (1.02%) Mainframe
13 40 (0.97%) Blog
14 35 (0.85%) Statistics
14 35 (0.85%) Visualisation
15 34 (0.83%) Blackberry
16 32 (0.78%) Social Media
17 30 (0.73%) iPhone
18 28 (0.68%) iPad
18 28 (0.68%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 532 (12.92%) Windows
2 288 (7.00%) Linux
3 190 (4.62%) UNIX
4 104 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 82 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
6 79 (1.92%) Android
7 71 (1.72%) Apple iOS
8 64 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 49 (1.19%) Windows 7
10 39 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 36 (0.87%) Windows Phone
12 29 (0.70%) Solaris
13 28 (0.68%) Windows XP
14 26 (0.63%) Mac OS X
15 20 (0.49%) AIX
16 18 (0.44%) Windows 8
17 13 (0.32%) Ubuntu
18 12 (0.29%) Windows Vista
18 12 (0.29%) HPUX
19 10 (0.24%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 973 (23.63%) Project Management
2 924 (22.44%) Agile Software Development
3 693 (16.83%) Mentoring
4 537 (13.04%) ITIL
5 429 (10.42%) Coaching
6 428 (10.40%) Stakeholder Management
7 412 (10.01%) Service Delivery
8 396 (9.62%) PRINCE2
9 384 (9.33%) Scrum
10 341 (8.28%) Continuous Improvement
11 305 (7.41%) People Management
12 275 (6.68%) E-Commerce
13 260 (6.32%) Performance Management
14 253 (6.15%) Business Analysis
15 244 (5.93%) Change Management
16 224 (5.44%) Risk Management
17 202 (4.91%) Business Intelligence
18 199 (4.83%) Waterfall
19 192 (4.66%) TDD
20 185 (4.49%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 662 (16.08%) SQL
2 306 (7.43%) C#
3 299 (7.26%) Java
4 298 (7.24%) JavaScript
5 158 (3.84%) C
6 151 (3.67%) T-SQL
7 118 (2.87%) PHP
8 83 (2.02%) C++
9 79 (1.92%) VB
10 61 (1.48%) PowerShell
11 51 (1.24%) PL/SQL
12 49 (1.19%) Python
13 45 (1.09%) VBA
14 37 (0.90%) VB.NET
15 36 (0.87%) Ruby
16 34 (0.83%) Perl
17 32 (0.78%) Shell Script
18 24 (0.58%) PHP5
19 20 (0.49%) R
20 18 (0.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 681 (16.54%) Degree
2 165 (4.01%) ISEB
3 154 (3.74%) Cisco Certification
4 135 (3.28%) Security Cleared
5 122 (2.96%) ITIL Certification
6 95 (2.31%) CCNP
7 89 (2.16%) SC Cleared
8 83 (2.02%) PMI Certification
8 83 (2.02%) ISTQB
9 79 (1.92%) CCNA
9 79 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
10 58 (1.41%) PMP
11 49 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 47 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 47 (1.14%) CISSP
13 45 (1.09%) MCSE
14 40 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 33 (0.80%) CCIE
16 32 (0.78%) APMP
17 28 (0.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 347 (8.43%) QA
2 272 (6.61%) SLA
3 50 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 46 (1.12%) ISO 9001
5 29 (0.70%) ISO 9000
6 28 (0.68%) PCI DSS
7 20 (0.49%) Data Quality
8 19 (0.46%) COBIT
8 19 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 6 (0.15%) Solvency II
10 5 (0.12%) ISO 14001
10 5 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 5 (0.12%) DO-254
11 2 (0.049%) ISO 8583
11 2 (0.049%) COREP
12 1 (0.024%) GAAP
12 1 (0.024%) ISO 9002
12 1 (0.024%) P3O
12 1 (0.024%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 192 (4.66%) Active Directory
2 171 (4.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (1.17%) vSphere
4 44 (1.07%) Hyper-V
5 42 (1.02%) XenApp
6 32 (0.78%) XenDesktop
7 29 (0.70%) Firmware
8 13 (0.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 12 (0.29%) Varnish
10 10 (0.24%) VMware ESX
11 8 (0.19%) NFS
12 7 (0.17%) KVM
13 6 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
14 5 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
14 5 (0.12%) UAG
15 4 (0.097%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 4 (0.097%) Terminal Services
15 4 (0.097%) VMware Workstation
16 3 (0.073%) ProxySG
16 3 (0.073%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 73 (1.77%) SCCM
2 32 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
3 31 (0.75%) Puppet
4 24 (0.58%) NetBackup
5 18 (0.44%) OpenView
6 17 (0.41%) WSUS
7 15 (0.36%) SCOM
8 13 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
9 12 (0.29%) Cacti
10 11 (0.27%) Backup Exec
11 9 (0.22%) Nagios
12 8 (0.19%) Tivoli
12 8 (0.19%) Control-M
12 8 (0.19%) HP SiteScope
12 8 (0.19%) RANCID
13 5 (0.12%) SCDPM
13 5 (0.12%) FortiGate
13 5 (0.12%) WMI
13 5 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 4 (0.097%) Netcool
Vendors
1 689 (16.74%) Microsoft
2 281 (6.83%) Oracle
3 267 (6.49%) Cisco
4 256 (6.22%) VMware
5 159 (3.86%) Citrix
6 134 (3.25%) HP
7 104 (2.53%) SAP
8 103 (2.50%) IBM
9 71 (1.72%) CheckPoint
10 66 (1.60%) Juniper
11 54 (1.31%) Business Objects
12 50 (1.21%) Ab Initio
13 48 (1.17%) Red Hat
14 47 (1.14%) NetApp
15 45 (1.09%) Adobe
15 45 (1.09%) F5
16 41 (1.00%) Google
16 41 (1.00%) SolarWinds
17 39 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
18 38 (0.92%) Capita
Warwickshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newcastle, County Down
HMRC
Posted: 19 hours ago
Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £37559 - £43000 per annum + pension & health
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary - Full details upon request
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £19000 - £20000 per annum + Mobile, Laptop
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Broady Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum + shift allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Gerrard White
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £70000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago